Category Archives: Catholic Writing and Publishing

CWG Prayer Chain Post: August 28, 2016

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment. Luke 14:1, 7-14 Now it happened that on a Sabbath day he had gone to share a meal in the … Continue reading

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Is God Good All The Time? Or Only When We Feel Blessed?

Forty thousand Louisiana families lost their homes last week to what is being called the “Great Flood,” and the devastation these families are facing will take years to recover from. Meanwhile, I’m reading posts on Facebook that are saying things … Continue reading

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CWG Prayer Chain Post: August 21, 2016

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment. Isaiah 66:18-21 I am coming to gather every nation and every language. They will come to witness my glory. I … Continue reading

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The Rhymes of Summer- Poetry Sunday

One great poem with a nature emphasis for summer is “Summer in the South” by Paul Laurence Dunbar:  The oriole sings in the greening grove     As if he were half-way waiting,                                                        The rosebuds peep from their hoods of green,     Timid, and hesitating.The … Continue reading

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The Romance of Prayer

If any part of your life has been devoted to working on growing your spiritual walk, you should have some familiarity with the bible and its living wisdom.  For Christians in general and Catholics in particular, it is simply pivotal … Continue reading

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CWG Prayer Chain Post: August 14, 2016

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment. Hebrews 12:1-4 With so many witnesses in a great cloud all around us, we too, then, should throw off everything … Continue reading

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Humility: Jesus, Grant Me The Grace To Desire It

Some years ago, at my morning prayer group, my cherished friend Deacon Larry brought copies of the Litany of Humility. I never had heard of that prayer until that day. The men in my group trust Larry implicitly, so we dove … Continue reading

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Gary Zimak talks about Find a Real Friend in Jesus

While interviewing Gary Zimak about his new book, Find a Real Friend in Jesus: Ten Amazingly Easy Steps, I found a fascinating backstory of how a conversion experience propelled him into a career as a full-time Catholic evangelist. Nancy: How … Continue reading

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CWG Prayer Chain Post: August 7, 2016

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment. Hebrews 11:1-2, 8-12 Only faith can guarantee the blessings that we hope for, or prove the existence of realities that … Continue reading

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Momentum from CWCLive

As I happily recover from all the excitement of the Catholic Writers Conference Live, I think about those three days and all the hard work that the committees put in to make it such a glorious time for everyone who … Continue reading

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